On Thursday night, the NHL season begins, and NBA fans will finally have something to do for the next six months.
All kidding aside, it's an exciting time of year for hockey fans because the records are all square and, at least in theory, everyone has a chance to win it all.
Before the season begins, Vegas puts their odds out there for teams to win championships and individuals to win awards. But in this slideshow, we'll predict what each team's record is going to be when the dust settles in April and what the respective conference playoffs will look like.
For the record, I took the time and did the math. The number of total wins represented in this slideshow is exactly 1,230the number of eligible wins in any 82-game regular season.